ENGINEERING ECONOMY AND ENERGY CONSIDERATIONS. COST SAVING SUGGESTIONS

A list of cost saving suggestions, which could be implemented with little or no additional effort, were developed and evaluated by a task force of District Engineers and Division Heads of the Texas Highway Department. The suggestions which have provided a basis for determining the future course of action in the project on "Engineering, Economy and Energy Considerations in Design, Construction and Materials", are presented under the following categories: suggestions for for administrative considerations (contracting, time, payment, mobilization, detours, procurement and other); suggestions that have been already implemented; suggestions which may be implemented subject to comments shown; those that reflect good engineering; those relating to maintenance management; miscellaneous suggestions; and suggestions requiring development effort prior to implementation.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Texas State Department of Highways & Public Transp

    P.O. Box 5051
    Austin, TX  USA  78763

    Texas Transportation Institute

    Texas A&M University System, 1600 E Lamar Boulevard
    Arlington, TX  USA  76011
  • Publication Date: 1974-12

Media Info

  • Pagination: 20 p.

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Filing Info

  • Accession Number: 00083955
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Report/Paper Numbers: 2-9-74-214 Res. Proj.
  • Files: TRIS, STATEDOT
  • Created Date: Apr 22 1975 12:00AM